‘They made a mistake’ – Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu trolls former side for selling Alex Iwobi


Arsenal and Nigerian football legend, Nwankwo Kanu has attacked his former club for advertising Tremendous Eagles star Alex Iwobi to Everton for £30million.

The 23yearold winger was offered to the rival club in a shock go on transfer deadline working day. He has considering the fact that scored two times in 3 games for his new club considering the fact that leaving his boyhood team soon after 149 games.

Talking on Iwobi’s go to Everton , Kanu mentioned: ‘I would say they produced a oversight, 100 per cent. Why they allow him go, I don’t know.

‘He’s a boy who, in and out, is Arsenal. He generally wanted to do his finest for the club. He loves the club, but not only that he can perform soccer. What he brings 7 days in, week out, the supporters want to take pleasure in that.

‘I imagine he is nonetheless younger and all those are the form of people you want in the workforce, persons who grew up here, who is aware of anything about the club and wants to die for the club.

‘He was one of them, so for us to shed him and to allow him go, was a shock. I could not actually believe that we did it, but that’s football.’

Kanu also claimed if he experienced understood about the move on time, he would have suggested Iwobi to continue being in north London.

‘It was a shock to all people because it happened proper at the close of the window,’ mentioned Kanu. ‘If I realized before, I could have stated to him not to go and that it was improved for him to keep.

‘I would have reported that there was no have to have for him to go because at Arsenal he will even now play. He’s that great and he desires to know that.

‘I feel Arsenal would have been the best place for him because it’s a large club and you want to participate in in a big club and in Europe. All those are the game titles you want to engage in.’



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